California Still Struggles To Remove Illegally Owned WeaponsCalifornia will have a backlog for the foreseeable future in a unique firearms seizure program even if state lawmakers approve permanent funding, officials said Thursday.
Despite $24 Million, California Only Cuts Gun-Seizure Backlog By 40 PercentThat leaves a backlog of nearly 13,000 gun owners who bought firearms legally but were later convicted of a felony or a violent misdemeanor, became subject to a domestic violence restraining order or were determined to be mentally unstable.
California Considers Closing Loophole In Assault Weapons BanAttorney General Kamala Harris says AB1663 would close a legal loophole that allows firearms manufacturers to include "bullet buttons" that let firearm owners rapidly exchange empty ammunition magazines for ones full of bullets.
Gun Control Opponents Say Campus Firearm Ban Won't Make People SaferSenate Bill 707 goes into effect Jan 1 expanding the current ban of handguns on school and college grounds to include concealed weapons.
Arizona, Nevada Governors Slam Jerry Brown's Comments On Gun LawsNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is hitting back at comments California Gov. Jerry Brown made about other states' gun laws after the deadly shooting in San Bernardino.
California's Strict Gun Laws Failed To Stop Mass ShootingThe deadly shooting in San Bernardino happened in a state with some of the nation's toughest gun laws: California bars assault weapons, blocks the sale of large-capacity magazines and requires universal background checks for all gun purchases.
Gov. Brown Takes Aim At Loose Gun Laws In Neighboring StatesGovernor Jerry Brown had the mass shooting in San Bernardino on his mind Saturday at the climate change conference in Paris.
San Bernardino, Paris Attacks Mixing With Gun Control Fears To Drive California Gun SalesOwner Josh Deaser says business is good at Just Guns in Sacramento. He says it’s the perfect marketing campaign, without spending one dime on advertisement.
California's Lieutenant Governor Wants To Put Gun Control In Hands Of VotersIn a state with some of the toughest gun laws in the station, statistics show California has also been at the top of the list for the highest number of murders in the United States.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom Proposes Gun Control Ballot InitiativeCalifornia Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom is proposing a 2016 ballot initiative that would ask voters to strengthen the state's gun laws.
San Francisco's Only Gun Store Closes For GoodThe only gun store in San Francisco is shuttering for good, saying it can no longer operate in the city's political climate of increased gun control regulations and vocal opposition to its business.
Utah Lawmaker Wants To Expand Right To Carry Guns To Buses And TrainsProvo Republican Rep. Norman Thurston cites a state hijacking law that makes it a felony for anyone to carry a concealed gun or dangerous weapon on a bus or train.